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 810 Grant McConachie Royal Canadian Air Cadet Squadron

810 Grant McConachie Squadron has molded hundreds of youth over the last 46 years into leaders of the future.

Cadets will explore aviation, survival, instruction, leadership, marksmanship and many other skills throughout their time with the cadet program.

Parents: Casino Volunteers Required ASAP!

Getting Started

Information for prospective Cadets and Parents

Weekly Announcements

Events, training information, and more happening this week.

Contact Us

Details on how and when to contact the squadron.

Attention: Parents of Cadets

We need your help. Every second year, our squadron particpates in an AGLC Casino which requires numerous volunteers over a two day period. We require numerous positions to be filled on July 16 & 17, 2018 for this very important funding initiative. Please click through to the Casino Volunteer page for more details and register your availability and help make this year's casino a success.

About 810 and Air Cadets

Learn more about 810 Air Cadet Squadron and the Royal Canadian Air Cadets, the programs we offer, and how you can get your child involved. 

The three aims of the air cadet program are to:

  • Develop in youth the attributes of good citizenship and leadership
  • Promote physical fitness
  • Stimulate an interest in the air element of the Canadian Forces

 

Weekly Announcements

Check here often for updated information on cadet activities.

Familiarization Flying:Various Dates and Timings
1. Cooking Lake Aviation:
     51401 Range Road 221 #70, Sherwood Park, AB T8E 1H1 (Click on address for Map)
     It is on the north side of the airport
2.Do not eat for an hour before coming out
3. Cadets must wear appropriate civilian attire for walking (closed toe shoes, full length pants, a sweater or jacket[weather dependant]) 
4. On-time drop-off and pickup of cadets is absolutely necessary! If not flights may not happen opportunity to do all the flights.
     It is preferred that parents/guardian wait in the waiting area for the duration of the flight (It is only 1 hour)
5. If cadets have any further questions they can phone the squadron phone (780-450-8103)

SIGN UP HERE for Fam Flying

Spring Gliding: June 3 and 10

Where: Meet at Kenilworth School
When: 0730-1600 hrs
Dress:  Appropriate Civilian Clothing, dress for the weather.

SIGN UP HERE for Gliding

Regular Training: Wednesday 23 May 2018
Where: Kenilworth Junior High School
When: 1820pm - 2115pm
Dress:  Cadets to be in summer dress uniform (no tie or tunic).
  Bring a water bottle - ACR Parade practice will occur outside.

Community Service Day: Saturday 26 May 2018
Where: Kenilworth Junior High School
When: 0900 - 1500 hrs
Dress:  Appropriate civilian clothing.

Bring a lunch as none will be provided.

Band Training: Monday 28 May 2018
Where: Kenilworth Junior High School
When: 1915pm - 2115pm
Dress:  Appropriate Civilian Clothing

Regular Training: Wednesday 30 May 2018
Where: Kenilworth Junior High School
When: 1820pm - 2115pm
Dress:  Cadets to be in summer dress uniform (no tie or tunic).

Band Training: Monday 4 June 2018
Where: Kenilworth Junior High School
When: 1915pm - 2115pm
Dress:  Appropriate Civilian Clothing

Regular Training: Wednesday 6 June 2018
Where: Kenilworth Junior High School
When: 1820pm - 2115pm
Dress:  Cadets to be in summer dress uniform (no tie or tunic).

Band Training: Monday 11 June 2018
Where: Kenilworth Junior High School
When: 1915pm - 2115pm
Dress:  Appropriate Civilian Clothing

Regular Training: Wednesday 13 June 2018
Where: Kenilworth Junior High School
When: 1820pm - 2115pm
Dress:  Cadets to be in summer dress uniform (no tie or tunic).

Annual Ceremonial Review Parade and Awards Banquet: Saturday 16 June 2018
Where: TBA
When: TBA
Dress:  Cadets to be in full
dress uniform

Band Training: Monday 18 June 2018
Where: Kenilworth Junior High School
When: 1915pm - 2115pm
Dress:  Appropriate Civilian Clothing

Summer Training Briefing: Wednesday 20 June 2018
Where: Kenilworth Junior High School
When: 1900hr - 2030 hrs
Other:
All cadets and their parents attending Summer Training.

 

What Makes 810 Special?

For over 46 years, 810 Grant McConachie Squadron has molded hundred of Alberta youth into the leaders of the future. Cadet training explores aviation, survival, instruction, leadership, marksmanship, and many other skills. 

Children between the ages of 12 and 18 are eligible for the program and mandatory training is on Wednesday evenings at Kenilworth School in Edmonton.